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crus·ta·cean

crustacean

 
pronunciation:
kruh steI shn
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part of speech: noun
definition: an animal with a hard, jointed shell. Crustaceans live in fresh or salt water. There are many kinds of crustaceans, including crabs, crayfish, lobsters, and shrimps. Crustaceans are kinds of arthropods.
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